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HER Number:MDV24942
Name:Open cut north-east of Ryder's Mire

Summary

An area of approximately 0.5 hectares of streamworking remains. The characteristic linear spoil heaps and water channels are present though overgrown by bog and are enclosed by a substantial tinner's cliff up to 2.2 metres high.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 657 678
Map Sheet:SX66NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishDartmoor Forest
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishLYDFORD

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Earthwork remains of medieval or later open cut north-east of Ryder's Mire

Other References/Statuses

  • National Monuments Record: SX 66 NE 116
  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX66NE/204
  • Pastscape: 1060556
  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • OPEN CUT (Early Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1750 AD (Between))

Full description

Royal Air Force, 1946, RAF/3G/TUD/UK/223, 223 (Aerial Photograph). SDV147275.


Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England, 1985, Aerial Photograph Project (Interpretation). SDV319854.

Large openwork with spoilheaps extending to SX65406670. Area about 5 hectares.


English Heritage, 2005, Industrial Survey Information (Report - Survey). SDV346396.


National Monument Record, 2016, Pastscape (Website). SDV359354.

Centred at SX 65756782. Approximately 0.5 hectares of streamworking remains flanking the small stream exiting Ryder's Mire north of Huntingdon Warren. The characteristic linear spoil heaps and water channels are present though overgrown by bog and are enclosed by a substantial tinner's cliff up to 2.2 metres high (citing Riley, H., Royal Commission on the Historic Monuments in England: Dartmoor Royal Forest Project, 31/01/1996).

Sources / Further Reading

SDV147275Aerial Photograph: Royal Air Force. 1946. RAF/3G/TUD/UK/223. Royal Air Force Aerial Photograph. Photograph (Paper). 223.
SDV319854Interpretation: Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England. 1985. Aerial Photograph Project. Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England Aerial Photograph P. Cartographic.
SDV346396Report - Survey: English Heritage. 2005. Industrial Survey Information. English Heritage. Digital. [Mapped feature: #84876 ]
SDV359354Website: National Monument Record. 2016. Pastscape. http://www.pastscape.org.uk. Website.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Sep 23 2016 10:07AM